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Sessions' Path to Reclaiming His Senate Seat is Filled With Obstacles-Particularly From Trump

6 monthes ago   |   By Fortune

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Thursday he wants to reclaim his old Senate seat from Alabama, where he's been a conservative icon and dominant vote-getter since the 1990s.
But it's already clear that President Donald Trump's enmity toward him, along with an established field of competitors, means he'll have to battle his way to the Republican nomination.
And early indications are he may not have robust help from former GOP Senate colleagues, either.
“The people in Alabama will figure this out,” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, , told The Associated Press on Thursday...
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